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McCarrick investigation testimony: abuse included approaches in confessional

December 28, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: Testifying at a Vatican investigation into the conduct of former cardinal Theodore McCarrick, a young man said that McCarrick had abused him repeatedly for years. James Grein also told the Vatican investigators that McCarrick had molested him during sacramental confessions.

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  • Posted by: Frodo1945 - Dec. 29, 2018 11:27 AM ET USA

    This is going to be a tough one for the Vatican to avoid. The victim was not a child but 11 years old and it continued for years. Clearly a homosexual predation. Now that it is out in the open, they have little choice but to deal with it. Thank God for a free press.